Israeli-Palestinian tensions rise in Jerusalem, West Bank as Nakba Day nears

14.05.2011                      10.Ijar, 5771                      Behar; Tag 25 des Omer

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Israeli-Palestinian tensions rise in Jerusalem, West Bank as Nakba Day nears

Israel security officials on heightened alert in preparation for Nakba Day events, arresting 11 protesters; Palestinian youth shot, others wounded from tear gas, rubber bullets in East Jerusalem.

Israel Defense Force soldiers and Palestinians clashed on Friday throughout the West Bank, days before planned demonstrations to commemorate the Nakba.
Mild clashes between the IDF and Palestinians erupted in Jerusalem on Friday morning, in Silwan, Isawiya and in the Old City. Israel police forces have arrested 11 protesters….